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  • Egypt Household Natural Gas Connection Project
    The World Bank approved a loan of US$500 million for a project aimed to expand natural gas access to 1.5 million Egyptian households in eleven governorates, including three governorates located in Upper Egypt, where poverty levels are the highest.  Read More »
  • More Jobs, Better Jobs: a Priority for Egypt
    Much of the current debate around the recent economic crisis in the Arab Republic of Egypt has focused on unemployment. The link between growth and unemployment in Egypt is weak, particularly for men. The reason for this weak link is partly related to decades of flawed industrial policies that have discouraged investment in employment-generating activities. Read More »
Egypt: Commitments by Fiscal Year (in millions of dollars)*
*Amounts include IBRD and IDA commitments
Data from World Bank
Hartwig Schafer
Country Director, Egypt, Yemen, Djibouti
George Anayiotos
Lead Economist, Egypt
Mena Blog
With new challenges arising in the Arab world ranging from governance to employment, this blog invites you to join the conversation on these timely issues and more.
A collection of videos illustrating the variety of World Bank projects in the region.
Egypt Map
This site helps visualize locations of Bank-financed projects so that development impact can be more transparent and better monitored.
Egypt Data
What does Open Data mean? This site provides users with access to Bank data that is easy to find and use. Check Egypt datasets and indicators.
Results Stories
Want to know more about the impact of development? Explore our results stories chronicling project results in the Middle East and North Africa.